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Panelists at the Rosenberg and Snowden Panel Discussion examined the trial of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, Edward Snowden’s role in the National Security Agency and the role of espionage in today’s society at the Metcalf Ballroom Tuesday. PHOTO BY NICKI GITTER/DAILY FREE PRESS CONTRIBUTOR

Panel explores Rosenberg, Snowden, espionage in America

Experts and Boston University professors convened Thursday at BU’s George Sherman Union Metcalf Ballroom to speak […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Courtney Bold (SMG ‘16) moved to strike the Student Government Think Tank from the Boston University SG Constitution at the first meeting of the semester Monday night. PHOTO BY KIERA BLESSING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

SG votes to remove BU Think Tank

At its first meeting of the year Monday, the Boston University Student Government voted to remove […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
On the set of Paper Trails, the crew prepares to roll on a scene between Jim Powers' character, Professor Faust, and Dario Sanchez's character, Nate Shepherd. PHOTO COURTESY OF SALVIA FANG

butv10 launches show mixing academics, intrigue

Boston University’s multi-platform student-run television network, butv10, is channeling the academic pressure and social anxiety of […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
U.S. Rep. Connie Morella (R-Maryland) and Rep. Larry LaRocco (D-Idaho) spoke at a town hall style question-and-answer session with Boston University students at Student Village II Monday evening. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Congress members address student concerns at pizza, politics

Former U.S. House Representatives Larry LaRocco, a Democrat from Idaho, and Connie Morella, a Republican from […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
Boston University College of Fine Arts Dean Benjamín Juárez will step down from his position at the end of the academic year. PHOTO COURTESY OF BU PHOTOGRAPHY

CFA Dean Benjamin Juarez to step down in spring

Benjamin Juarez, dean of the College of Fine Arts at Boston University, will leave his post […]

by · October 7, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News
LittleFoot Energy is a company based in Somerville that helps support energy projects free of charge. PHOTO COURTESY OF KEVIN POULSEN

Business Education Jam connects students with industry leaders

Almost 6,000 people ranging from students to CEOs participated in a free, online crowd-sourcing workshop hosted […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
The Boston University Medical Campus is one of seven institutions presented with the Broadening Experience in Scientific Training grant by the National Institutes of Health. PHOTO BY LAURA VERKYK/DFP FILE PHOTO

BU Medical Schools awarded BEST grant from NIH

The National Institutes of Health awarded Boston University a $1.8 million Broadening Experience in Scientific Training […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 1 comment · Campus, News

BU professor receives grant for brain research

The National Institutes of Health awarded Boston University assistant biology professor Timothy Gardner, among others, a […]

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A vehicle was caught on fire on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston University's western portion of campus Friday morning. PHOTO BY TARYN OTTAUNICK/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BREAKING: Truck catches fire on Comm. Ave.

A truck was on fire in the area of 872 Commonwealth Ave. at about 10:30 a.m. […]

by and · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, City, News
In fiscal year 2014, Boston University’s endowment grew to over $1.5 billion, and the university received a 16.7 percent return on investment, 4 percent of which will be reinvested. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU pulls in 16.7 percent return on endowment

Boston University garnered a 16.7 percent return on their over $1.5 billion endowment for the 2014 […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Campus, News